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The Clock Finally Struck Midnight For Big Ben

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<a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2010/04/report-big-ben-to-sit-6-weeks-being-shopped-by-steelers"> When news surfaced that Ben Roethlisberger's lapse in judgment had became a <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/03/ben-roethlisberger-investigated-for-sexual-assault">recurring theme</a>, NFL fans have been waiting to see how Roger Goodell would handle it, especially after Big Ben was able to avoid criminal charges for the second time.

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Goodell Dragging Feet On Big Ben Ruling

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NFL commissioner and arbiter on good behavior Roger Goodell is still mum on what sort of suspension Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be receiving, but he has at least indicated that there will be one.

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GOODELL: ‘SKINS WENT BY THE BOOK

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NFL commissar and closet Pantera fan Roger Goodell confirmed today that the Washington Redskins were in compliance with the league's "Rooney Rule" as it filled its general manager vacancy <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2009/12/redskins-gm-resigns-team-still-sucks">with former Buccaneers GM Bruce Allen</a> earlier this week.

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NFL BRASS: RUSH LIMBAUGH IS ‘DIVISIVE’

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People are still going ape over shock jock Rush Limbaugh and his association with a group planning to buy the St.

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STALLWORTH SUSPENDED FOR 2009 SEASON

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Browns wide receiver Donte Stallworth has received his punishment from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell: he'll <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=4396130">miss</a> the entire 2009 season without pay.

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“He’s Baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaack…”

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<a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=4356802">T.O. gave his take</a> on the matter, but Commissioner Roger Goddell obviously didn't take his advice under advisement.

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VICK WILL SIT FOR 4 MORE GAMES…OR NOT

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Aspiring to return to the NFL, Michael Vick met with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell yesterday, and the big news coming from out of that sitdown was that Vick's suspension, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2007/08/michael-vick-is-fd">imposed before the start of the 2007 season</a>, might be lifted after the first four weeks of the upcoming NFL season.

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VICK COMPLETES FEDERAL SENTENCE TODAY

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Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick completes his federal prison term today, where he's expected to shed the ankle monitor that he's worn since his home confinement <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2009/05/the-dog-killer-comes-home?cp=2">began on May 20th</a>.

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ROGER GOODELL TO MOUNT MT. RANIER

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NFL Commissioner and noted Stairmaster addict Roger Goodell is spending his Wednesday morning assaulting Washington State's Mt.

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GOODELL LAYS SMACK DOWN ON STALLWORTH

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Donte' Stallworth may have escaped big jail time from the state of Florida after <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2009/03/donte-stallworth-might-have-been-drunk">hitting and killing a man while driving under the influence in March</a>, but the Cleveland Browns wide receiver won't get the same respite from the NFL.

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GOODELL WANTS LONDON SUPER BOWL BID

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I don't know what to make of all this courtship from London to the NFL, except to realize the NFL--like any other league--will screw over its loyal fanbases if it means getting dollars from someplace else in the short run.

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HERE COMES A BLOW TO THE NFL NETWORK

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If you have Comcast and you have the NFL Network on your subscription tier, say a little prayer tonight.

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COMMISSIONER SALARY CAP SET AT $11 MILLION

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For some reason, NFL commissioner Roger "The Rog" Goodell took a cut in pay, which is dumb.

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IS IT CURTAINS FOR PACMAN?

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The Cowboys' Pacman Jones is still riding out <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/?p=10594" target="_self">his most recent suspension</a>, but NFL Kommizzioner Roger Goodell could theoretically reinstate him this week.

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PACMAN JONES IS GOING ON VACATION

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Cowboys cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones has been suspended from the NFL indefinitely following an <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/?p=10365" target="_blank">altercation with one of his bodyguards</a> at a hotel last week.

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IT WAS NICE WHILE IT LASTED

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Adam Jones, a low-profile cornerback for the Cowboys who once went by the moniker "Pacman," was involved in a <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=3633432" target="_blank">fight with one of his security guards</a> at a Dallas hotel.

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THE NFL IS ANNOYING

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Sadly, the jersey you see here was only worn for the short period of time before the Bengals embarrassed themselves on Sunday.

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NFL OWNERS UNANIMOUSLY BURN CBA

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As everyone expected, the NFL owners exercised their option to get out of the collective bargaining agreement that they had ratified just 26 months earlier.

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A SUPER BOWL IN LONDON?

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NFL Komissar Herr Roger Goodell isn't content just taking away the effect of home crowds or moving regular season games overseas -- he's also <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=3065254" target="_blank">thinking of taking the Super Bowl international</a>.


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